Adidas AG, Adi-Dassler-Strasse 1, 91074 Herzogenaurach, Germany, is where the global headquarters of the Adidas Group are located. The town of Herzogenaurach is in Bavaria. adidas America Inc., adidas Village, 5055 N. Greeley Ave., Portland, Oregon 97217, USA, is where the North American headquarters is located.
Adidas Latin America is located at adidas Latin America S.A., Business Park, Ave. Principal y Ave. La Rotonda, Torre Sur – 4th floor, Costa del Este, Panamá.
The name of the company comes from the name of its founder, Adolf (Adi) Dassler. In 1949, he set up a business, but he made his first pair of training shoes in 1924.